from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The prevailing price at which merchandise, securities, or commodities are sold.

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  • noun economics The price at which a product, financial instrument, service or other tradable item can be bought and sold at an open market; the going price.
  • noun On restaurant menus, used to mean the price charged depends on the price of supplies, which may vary.

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  • noun the price at which buyers and sellers trade the item in an open marketplace


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